Hendricus Andy Simarmata

Affiliation: Research Center of Urban and Regional Development, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta
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Andy Simarmata is a certified urban planner who is also a lecturer and researcher in Universitas Indonesia. His professional and academic works focus in examining the linkage between spatial planning, urban resilience, and sustainable development. Currently, as a PhD candidate at Zentrum für Entwicklungforschung (ZEF) Universität Bonn, he examines how locally embedded adaptation pathway of urban poor has been constructed and institutionalized in their community. He has a deep interest in the discourse of micro-sustainability, especially on how the locally embedded adaptation planning can be a driver to the transformation process of urban sustainability.

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